This week, it was announced that Mick Schumacher will be McLaren’s reserve if the current duo, made up of Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri, is unable to hold a Formula 1 race. to an agreement between the two companies, the athlete will be available as support for the team.
McLaren, through a statement on its social network, said that Mick Schumacher will have the help of Andrea Stella, who is team boss and was also a performance engineer for Michael Schumacher, the athlete’s father at Ferrari. The signing of the new contract marks the return of the German to Formula 1.
Between 2021 and 2022, Mick Schumacher raced for Haas, won the first points at the British Grand Prix, coming in eighth and sixth in the Austrian competition. However, at the end of the season the company did not renew the contract with the German.